AEN Colloquium Day 2

Day 2: Wednesday 26 November 2014

Morning Keynote:

Research, Monitoring and Evaluation as the foundation for evidence-based decision-making

Dr Collins Mitambo

Building Evidence-Informed Policy Capacity in Malawi

Speaker Session 3: Viable strategies for regional M & E capacity building

Presentation 1

Dr Timothy Clynick: Center for Learning on Evaluation and Results for Anglophone Africa (CLEAR-AA), University of Witwatersrand

Viable Strategies for M&E Capacity Building

Presentation 2

Mr Kieron Crawley: Center for Learning on Evaluation and Results for Anglophone Africa (CLEAR-AA), University of Witwatersrand

Political economy as a critical factor in shaping approaches to M & E capacity building interventions

Presentation 3

Dr. Amusaa Inambao: Center for Learning on Evaluation and Results for Anglophone Africa (CLEAR-AA), University of Witwatersrand

Presentation 4

Mr Antonio Hercules: Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME)

Viable strategies for regional M & E capacity building

Speaker Session 4: Building research capacity

Presentation 1:

Dr. Ekwaro Obuku: Makerere University

Building capacity to use research evidence in decision making in Africa

Presentation 2:

Professor John Lavis: McMaster University

Building Capacity for Evidence-Informed Policymaking

Afternoon Keynote:

Dr Philip Davis, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation,3ie

Evidence Gap Map of Productive Safety Net Programes with a Focus on Poverty (Related) Outcomes